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Interview with Janet

JM: How many different blocks were there?
Janet: there was three blocks for women and four for men.

JM: Did they have names? If so, what were they?
Janet: for females there was combo, dorm, and inmate worker. men had work release, inmate worker, maximum, and bay.

JM: Which types of inmates were housed in the different blocks?
Janet: inmate worker had inmate workers, combo had ones that were locked down in cells at night or locked down if in violation, dorm had open bays that were just rows of bunks that didn't lock down it had no cells.

JM: What do you remember being the nicest and worst parts about the different blocks?
Janet: inmate worker was the nicest for me it had cells that had just two single beds in them and was not as crowded. there was usually no more than 15 in that pod. dorm there was just no privacy and hard to rest with so many in there in open, combo had a lot of girls and there was always commotion in there.

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